Band’s sophomore Christmas effort available this Friday, October 9 featuring singles “Joy” and “Christmastime Again”
“Greater Than” Tour to kick off October 22
To hear MercyMe, It’s Christmas! exclusively premiered on Billboard, click here.
Since their debut in 2001, GRAMMY®-nominated, American Music Award and multiple Dove Award winners MercyMe have sold more than 8.5 million units in CD, single and DVD sales, garnered 27 No. 1 multi-format Christian radio singles and four consecutive mainstream radio hits with “I Can Only Imagine,” (No. 4 AC/Top 25 on Top 40/Hot AC), “Here With Me” (No. 4 AC), “Homesick” (Top 10 AC) and “So Long Self.” In 2009, Billboard named MercyMe’s “Word Of God Speak” the No. 1 Song of The Decade as well as heralded the group as the No. 1 Christian Songs Artist of the Decade and No. 1 as the Christian AC Song Artist of The Decade. MercyMe made history as “I Can Only Imagine” surpassed 2 million digital downloads, making it the first song in Christian music to go platinum and double-platinum in the digital domain. MercyMe has sold out venues across the nation, including Radio City Music Hall, and has appeared on The Today Show, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, CNN, Fox New Channel’s Fox & Friends, ABC News, CBS This Morning and in the pages of Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times, USA Today, Billboard and more. Their eighth studio album, Welcome To The New, received two GRAMMY® nods and three Billboard Music Award nominations. MercyMe, It’s Christmas! will debut for the 2015 Holiday Season.